Bromley Business Centre, 27 Hastings Road, Bromley, Kent BR2 8NA, UK

Mobile DevOps Engineer

What you will be doing:
DevOps Engineers in the Mobile team are passionate, self-motivated individuals, who are comfortable building custom tooling in Python, writing documentation that scales across multiple teams and can identify, design and build automated solutions to existing manual processes.
Monitor, maintain and extend the existing in-house Mobile CI Infrastructure (Jenkins, Ansible, Vagrant, AWS) and related services.
Build and extend our custom tooling (Python) to improve developer productivity throughout the mobile teams.
Involvement in incident management and supporting production systems.
Provide support to the development teams.
Ensure that the mobile services conform to our clients controls.
Actively participate in the Mobile Engineering Discipline and associated communities.
Expanding the CI capability.
Supporting procurement of external services.
Building tooling to support automated app releases.
Building custom tooling for our development teams.
Engaging with the development teams to identify common problems and solutions.

What you must bring to the role:
Experience working with Jenkins, CircleCI, BuildKite or other CI/CD platforms.
Good understanding of how DevOps can be applied to CI/CD and how Python can be used for IT Automation.
Understanding of the end-to-end software development lifecycle.
Understanding how Mobile apps are built using tools such as Gradle and Xcode build.
Understanding of Git commands.
Experience in performing root causes analysis on build and test automation logs.

What you will ideally bring to the role:
Experience working with Ansible and Vagrant.
Experience using Swift/Kotlin for producing iOS/Android applications.
Experience with Pivotal Cloud Foundry and AWS.
Expert knowledge of using Python for automating manual tasks.
Experience in cross-team collaboration.
Exposure to monitoring tools such as Splunk, AppDynamics or Prometheus.
Bash scripting skills.
Working knowledge of Java and the JVM (memory spaces).
Performance testing.

AWS Cloud DevOps Engineer

Your responsibilities will include:
Work across one or more application development DevOps pods as the Amazon Web Services (AWS) engineer.
Lead innovation and R&D activities to propose new solutions to improve performance and efficiency.
Build and manage cloud environments to enable application deployments.
Engineer solutions on Cloud infrastructure using Infrastructure As Code methods (e.g. Terraform).
Consume and deploy centrally provided common cloud services for business unit / application DevOps teams (e.g. domain services, networking, logging).
Consume centrally agreed base AMIs and develop & maintain business line specific AMIs.
Ensure compliance with centrally defined cloud blueprints, design patterns and standards.
Build and support continuous integration (CI), continuous delivery (CD) and continuous testing activities.
Support non-functional testing of cloud services.
Update support and operational documentation as required.
Provide impact assessments where requested for changes proposed oncCloud services.

The ideal candidate for this role will have the below experience and qualifications:
Experience of building a range of AWS services including EC2, VPC, S3, Lambda, Databases (e.g. DynamoDB, RDS)…
Expert understanding of DevOps principles and Infrastructure as a Code concepts and techniques.
Strong understanding of CI/CD and available tools.
Security and Compliance, e.g. IAM and cloud compliance/auditing/monitoring tools.
Customer/stakeholder focus. Ability to build strong relationships with Cloud Services, Application DevOps, cross functional IT and global/local IT teams.
Good leadership and teamwork skills – Works collaboratively with DevOps application pods to provide the digital cloud capability/skills required to deliver the service.
Operational effectiveness – delivers solutions that align to approved design patterns and security standards.
Risk management effectiveness.
Excellent skills in at least one of following: Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Go, Groovy, Scala.
Experienced in full automation and configuration management.
A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change.
Set and achieved challenging short, medium and long term goals which exceeded the standards in their field.
Excellent written and spoken communication skills; an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences.
Built effective networks across business areas, developing relationships based on mutual trust and encouraging others to do the same.
A successful track record of delivering complex projects and/or programmes, utilising appropriate techniques and tools to ensure and measure success.
A comprehensive understanding of risk management and proven experience of ensuring own/others’ compliance with relevant regulatory processes.

Essential Skills:
Demonstrable Amazon Web Services experience – infrastructure build and configurations of a variety of AWS services including EC2, Lambda, S3, databases (e.g. RDS, DynamoDB) and VPC configurations.
Demonstrable experience of Linux administration and scripting preferably Red Hat.
Experience of working with Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD) and continuous testing tools.
Experience working within an Agile environment.
Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Go, Groovy, Scala.
Server administration (either Linux or Windows).
Automation scripting (using scripting languages such as Terraform, Ansible etc.).
Ability to quickly acquire new skills and tools.

Desirable Skills:
AWS Certifications – ideally professional.
Linux Certification.
Windows Server Certification.
Experience operating in highly regulated industry, e.g. Financial Services.

DevOps Service Manager

What you will be doing:
Support a Service culture which actively champions customer needs and lean agile principles whilst balancing against internal controls within Digital.
Ensure best in class end-to-end service delivery through day-to-day interaction with IT and Product teams by building and maintaining great working relationships across all internal and external stakeholders.
Ensure our IT Services exceed expectations by supporting and promoting a culture of DevOps metrics and measuring and reporting on the KPIs and SLOs.
Streamline the current ITSM processes to be fit for an Agile way of working. Challenge any cumbersome and inefficient practices.
Promote the Ops in DevOps to ensure all Smart Channels teams understand their role in operating a production service.
Focus on operational assets of technology, promote the use software instead of people to run operations.
Take responsibility for improvement processes to optimise service reliability.
Review business satisfaction levels with the Business and Markets.
Record and publish services performance against stated service quality attributes and take responsibility for responding proactively to deviations from agreed quality standards.
Facilitate regular performance tuning reviews ensuring all stakeholders understand the need for accurate performance planning and the costs of resources provided to meet business demand. Measure and manage performance and variances from plan. Identify and promote opportunities for performance tuning, improving operational integrity or reducing costs.
Be the critical change approver for all high impact changes affecting the service and its dependencies. Continually enhancing and streamlining the change process.
Identify any necessary changes to the contingency / resilience requirements of our services. Participate in the regulatory DR tests.
Be the primary escalation contact for high impact incidents. Drive incident resolution to conclusion and ensure retrospectives are held and all follow up actions are agreed and owned. This may involve occasional work outside of normal hours including weekends and bank holidays.
Ensure the IT Service is meeting expectations by supporting and promoting a culture of continuous monitoring.
Being accountable for the Service Excellence and Problem Management processes.

What you will bring to the role:
Sound knowledge of ITIL, Agile and DevOps including experience of Incident Management, Problem Management and Change/Release Management.
Preferred Certification : ITIL Expert / Certified Agile Service Manager / Certified Agile Process Owner.
Experience with ALM tooling such as App Dynamics, New Relic, Splunk, JIRA and Confluence.
Proven and extensive experience of service management & application production support with knowledge of service recovery, incident and problem management Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision making skills.
Experience using service management, service monitoring, knowledge management, communication and workflow tools e.g Jira Service Desk.
A passion for automation, innovation and problem solving.
Experience working in a DevOps environment.

IOS engineer

What you will bring to the role:
Solid experience in Mobile Engineering.
Hands on experience on using Swift 2+ to develop iOS App.
Strong experience with Xcode7, IB and Auto Layout to create advanced UIs.
Deep knowledge of Apples HIG, design best practices, coding and naming guidelines.
Good knowledge of software design patterns and software architecture principles.
Experience in building Universal Apps that support different layouts for iPhone and iPad.
Regularly write unit tests.
Experience with UI automation (any tool).
Experience with OS X shell scripting and Xcode’s / Fastlanes command-line tools.
Some experience with any server-side technology (e.g. ASP.NET, PHP, RoR) and REST API development.
Familiar with security concept and integration is must, like https, cert pinning, encryption and decryption and data protection.
Deep experience working on a team of Android engineers building and maintaining large scale apps, or apps that you have built personally.
We promote a DevOps culture so you will need to look beyond pure programming and get involved with the deployment and operation of the software we build.
You should be comfortable with pair programming.
Credibility and ability to influence stakeholders convincingly with well-considered logic.
Knowledge of agile project management with cross functional teams, using Jira and Confluence.

What you will be doing:
Proactive collaboration in the project team to help develop the product using your experience to help guide the team through the whole development lifecycle.
Hands on with Planning, estimating, contributing to the architecture, coding, development.
Refactoring and continuous improvements of the code bases is vital.
Focus on SW quality and delivering quality throughout the whole process.
Ensuring that technical decisions and information is communicated thorough the global team.
Taking responsibility of releases and contributing to the ongoing support of the live apps.
Keen to collaborate with others, and youll give thought about how software fits into the bigger picture.
Experienced in Continuous Delivery practices and how they affect product quality and delivery.
Experienced with a range of agile practices and understand how and why they work.
We promote a DevOps culture so you will need to look beyond pure programming and get involved with the deployment and operation of the software we build.
Have strong experience building highly productive teams of technically talented engineers.
Deliver fair outcomes for our customers and ensure own conduct maintains the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets.

Android Developer

What you will bring to the role:
Solid experience in Mobile Engineering.
Hands on experience on using Kotlin to develop Android App.
Experience as a technical expert on the Android platform and competency with industry standard libraries.
Should have a good eye for design, should be able to implement latest Material Design components and animations.
Have experience in Dagger2, Rxjava2, Retrofit2, familiar with third party lib integration.
Very good with UI and Core Architectural Design patterns.
Solid experience in writing Unit Tests and UI tests, must be familiar with Junit, Mockito and Espresso.
Experience with source code versioning tools, specifically Github.
Familiar with security concept and integration is must, like https, cert pinning, encryption and decryption and data protection.
Deep experience working on a team of Android engineers building and maintaining large scale apps, or apps that you have built personally.
We promote a DevOps culture so you will need to look beyond pure programming and get involved with the deployment and operation of the software we build.
Knowledge of agile project management with cross functional teams, using Jira and Confluence.

What you will be doing:
Proactive collaboration in the project team to help develop the product using your experience to help guide the team through the whole development lifecycle.
Hands on with Planning, estimating, contributing to the architecture, coding, development.
Refactoring and continuous improvements of the code bases is vital.
Focus on SW quality and delivering quality throughout the whole process.
Ensuring that technical decisions and information is communicated thorough the global team.
Taking responsibility of releases and contributing to the ongoing support of the live apps.
Keen to collaborate with others, and youll give thought about how software fits into the bigger picture.
Experienced in Continuous Delivery practices and how they affect product quality and delivery.
Experienced with a range of agile practices and understand how and why they work.
We promote a DevOps culture so you will need to look beyond pure programming and get involved with the deployment and operation of the software we build.
Have strong experience building highly productive teams of technically talented engineers.
Deliver fair outcomes for our customers and ensure own conduct maintains the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets.